December weather forecast and climate
Tonota, Botswana

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is still a hot month in Tonota, Botswana, with average temperature ranging between min 20.8°C (69.4°F) and max 31.1°C (88°F).

Temperature

In Tonota, the average high-temperature in December is relatively the same as in November - a still hot 31.1°C (88°F). In Tonota, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

In December, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 33.9°C (93°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, pregnancy, metabolic differences), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Tonota is 55%.

Rainfall

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 14.5 days and accumulates 84mm (3.31") of precipitation.

Daylight

December has the longest days of the year in Tonota, with an average of 13.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 10.8h.

UV index

In Tonota, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in December interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Tonota?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Tonota, Botswana, is 31.1°C (88°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). In December, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 33.9°C (93°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Tonota?

In December, the average relative humidity in Tonota is 55%.

How many days does it rain in December in Tonota?

In December, the rain falls for 14.5 days. Throughout December, 84mm (3.31") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Tonota?

December is the month with the most rainfall in Tonota, Botswana. Rain falls for 14.5 days and accumulates 84mm (3.31") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Tonota?

The month with the longest days in Tonota is December, with an average of 13.4h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Tonota have in December?

In Tonota, the average length of the day in December is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tonota have in December?

In December, the average sunshine is 10.8h.

What is the UV index reading in December in Tonota?

In Tonota, Botswana, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average temperature in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in December: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.4°C).

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Average pressure in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average pressure in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average pressure in December: 1011.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average wind speed in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in December: 14.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (11.5km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average humidity in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average humidity in December: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (34%).

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Average rainfall in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average rainfall in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in December: 84mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (84mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average rainfall days in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in December: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.4 days).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average daylight in December: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 10.8h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average sunshine days in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in December: 15 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average UV index in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average UV index in December: 6

Months with the highest UV index are October and November (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average cloud cover in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in December: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in December
Tonota, Botswana

Average visibility in December - Tonota, Botswana
  • Average visibility in December: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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